Texo Group said it has acquired the Aberdeen-based, Orca Subsea to form Texo Marine.
Texo Marine will provide its clients with a range of support, technology and engineering services, specifically tailored to diving and ROV applications.
The management team experience will comprise air, saturation, hyperbaric welding and repair, system manufacture, system commissioning and subsea sonstruction, covering the North Sea, Middle East, Far East, Brazil, GOM and West Africa.
Texo Marine will be based out of Texo Group headquarters at Westhill in Aberdeen, with an additional strategic operational base, embedded within Texo Fabrication’s new vessel Mob/De-Mob facility at the Port of Blyth.
Callum Masson, managing director of Texo Marine, said: “Since our inception we have worked hard to stay ahead of the curve in developing solutions for our client’s diverse needs. When Texo first approached us and presented their vision for the iEPC group we were astounded by its sheer depth of offering; the group has assembled an enviable solution for clients and their assets.”
Robert Dalziel, managing director, Texo Group, stated: “We are redefining the landscape for the provision of integrated asset services, based on client needs. This acquisition is another example of our buy and build strategy in helping us achieve this. We are delighted to make this announcement and welcome the Orca team to the Texo family.”